June 10, 2014

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This is What it Was Like to Be Gay in the 1990s

Filed by John M. Becker | June 10, 2014 | 7:30 PM | comments

From DADT and DOMA to the Boy Scouts and Matthew Shepard, this compilation of news clips will take you through the gay rights milestones of the 1990s.Read More


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NOM Surrogate Tricks People into Attending Anti-Gay Rally

Filed by John M. Becker | June 10, 2014 | 7:00 PM | comments

NOM is having trouble generating enthusiasm for an upcoming anti-equality rally, so a trusted surrogate is turning to an unconventional method: lying.Read More


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Hundreds of Students Protest Westboro at D.C. School

Filed by John M. Becker | June 10, 2014 | 6:30 PM | comments

The Westboro Baptist Church picketed a pride celebration at a D.C. high school after its principal came out as gay. More than 2,400 students and community members were there to meet them.Read More


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Reuters: Legal Industry Has Reached 'Mozilla Moment'

Filed by John M. Becker | June 10, 2014 | 5:30 PM | comments

At least 30 of the country's 200 largest law firms have clients challenging discriminatory state marriage laws. Not a single one is defending a marriage ban in court.Read More


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Keeping Safe at the Corner of LGBT* and BDSM

Filed by Mercedes Allen | June 10, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

No matter where you fall on the dominant/submissive spectrum, you have a right to (and a need for) personal autonomy and personal fulfillmentRead More


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Man Sees the Apocalypse in Miracle Whip Commercial

Filed by Bil Browning | June 10, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

This guy is obviously off his rocker, but his video is amusing in the same way monkeys throwing shit makes kids giggle at the zoo.Read More


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Alabama Gets Another Marriage Lawsuit

Filed by John M. Becker | June 10, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

The American Civil Liberties Union announced today that it's challenging part of Alabama's marriage discrimination amendment in federal court.Read More


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Utah Cop Who Wouldn't Work Pride Sues for Defamation

Filed by John M. Becker | June 10, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

A Utah police officer who was put on administrative leave after refusing to work at Salt Lake City's pride parade is denying the allegations and suing for defamation of character.Read More


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Maggie Gallagher: Cops Need to Protect Pride Parades

Filed by John M. Becker | June 10, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

"Religious liberty should not extend to a cop refusing to protect Gay Pride parade-goers."Read More


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Meet the Genocidal Colonialist the GOP Wants to Make a Citizen

Filed by Terrance Heath | June 10, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Republicans can't pass immigration reform, but they can try to confer citizenship on a genocidal colonialist who's been dead for over 200 years.Read More


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Most Wisconsin Counties Now Issuing Marriage Licenses

Filed by John M. Becker | June 10, 2014 | 9:00 AM | comments

A majority of Wisconsin's 72 counties are either currently issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples or ready to do so when applicants present themselves.Read More